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Authorities need public's help locating Las Vegas fugitive

Jessica Holbert aka Mary Moriarty

Authorities need public's help locating Las Vegas fugitive

By Krista Hostetler. CREATED Nov 4, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Authorities are asking for the public's help tracking down a Las Vegas fugitive.

On Nov. 2, Nye County deputies arrested a woman on drug paraphernalia charges and she was booked into the jail.

When she was arrested, she provided a California driver's license in the name of Mary Moriarty and provided that name when she was booked.

She was released the next day on her own recognizance.

Detectives working with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department identified the female, who identified herself as Mary Moriarty, was actually 22-year-old Jessica Holbert of Las Vegas.

Holbert is a wanted fugitive from Metro and is additionally a probation absconder and is wanted by Nevada Parole and Probation.

It is believed that Holbert is traveling between Las Vegas and Pahrump.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call the Nye County Sheriff's Office at (775) 751-7000.